Archbishop Cordileone Responds to Nancy Pelosi and Other Critics of the “March for Marriage”

BISHOP CORDILEONE NAMED ARCHBISHOP OF SAN FRANCISCO

The Internet has been abuzz this week with news that liberal Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi has called on San Francisco's Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone to withdraw from participation in the March For Marriage, scheduled for Thursday, June 19 in the nation's capital. Archbishop Cordileone is a featured speaker at the March, which is intended to rally support for traditional marriage of one man and one woman, in the face of the relentless assault by gay marriage advocates, through legal rulings … [Read more...]

Three New Bishops for New York!

Archdiocese of New York

Well, I didn't see that coming!  Pope Francis has appointed three new auxiliary bishops for New York.  The three auxiliary bishops will assist Cardinal Timothy Dolan in his responsibilities serving Catholics in America's second largest archdiocese. The surprise announcement was made today in Rome and in Washington.  According to a press release from the Archdiocese of New York: Bishop-elect John Jenik, 70, currently the pastor of Our Lady of Refuge Parish in the Bronx, … [Read more...]

These Bishops Are Good “Sports”!

Bishop Hartmayer - first pitch

Bishop Gregory J. Hartmayer got a standing ovation after throwing out the first pitch at a game between the Savannah Sand Gnats and the Asheville Tourists.  The Southern Cross, the newspaper for the Diocese of Savannah, captured the windup and the impressive pitch on camera, showing His Excellency's brown Franciscan robe blowing in the wind at Grayson Stadium. More than 1,500 Catholic fans were in the stands for the charity game benefitting the Savannah Social Apostolate, an outreach of … [Read more...]


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